Shredded Beef Taco Bar

This shredded beef taco bar is a build-your-own extravaganza including braised beef, pickled red onions, lime crema, and creamy coleslaw. Pile your favorites onto a warm tortilla, devour, and repeat. Adapted from The Editors of Food & Wine | Potluck | Oxmoor House, 2018 This Mexican-inspired shredded beef taco bar is an extravaganza of uncommonly…

Vegan Nachos

These vegan nachos, made with layers of tortilla chips, creamy cashew queso, smashed avocado, seitan in place of taco meat, black beans, lime sour cream, and pickled red onions, are truly irresistible. Perfect party snack food for ALL your guests. Adapted from Chloe Coscarelli | Chloe Flavor | Clarkson Potter, 2018 Imagine a world in…

Skillet Mac and Cheese

This skillet mac and cheese is fast, easy, uses only one dish, and requires very little stovetop fussing. The pasta cooks in a creamy milk sauce in the oven, and then two (or more!) types of cheese are stirred in at the end. Adapted from Anna Helm-Baxter | Skillet | Hardie Grant, 2018 Add this…

[Panda Arts] I Make Comics To Deal With My Fibromyalgia

http://bit.ly/2HtRqZo I was diagnosed with fibromyalgia 7 years ago and I’ve been struggling with it ever since. Finally, I’ve learned the best self-therapy of all: I illustrate my daily life so people would know what I’m going through. Since 2017, I’ve been making comic strips called “Fibro…what!?” to deal with my chronic pain illness and…

Did Merkel and Macron seal the future of the EU in ‘Aix-la-Chapelle’?

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn + var sbFBAPPID = ‘457641991045477’; As New Europe reported last Sunday, a new friendship treaty between France and Germany was signed by French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel,  on 22 January. The treaty was signed in the presence of European Commission…

Gov’t promotes green burial

http://bit.ly/2CEzzcJ Secretary for Food & Health Prof Sophia Chan today visited the new Kwai Chung Garden of Remembrance and announced the launch of the Green Burial Central Register today.   Prof Chan told reporters the New Kwai Chung Garden of Remembrance brings to 12 the number of such gardens managed by the Food & Environmental Hygiene…

Huawei to seek swift resolution for detained executive Meng Wanzhou

China’s Huawei Technologies will call for a quick resolution of the case regarding its detained executive in Canada who is accused of violating U.S. sanctions on Iran, the company’s chairman, Liang Hua, said on Tuesday. Liang, who was appointed acting chief financial officer of Huawei in December following the arrest of the company’s CFO at…

Chinese polar research ship Snow Dragon hits iceberg in Antarctica

Dramatic video footage has emerged of China’s first polar research ship after it crashed into an iceberg at the South Pole. The collision happened at around 11am Beijing time on Saturday in foggy conditions in western Antarctica’s Amundsen Sea, state broadcaster CCTV reported on Tuesday. The Xue Long, or Snow Dragon, icebreaking research ship was…

Chinese archaeologists beaten up in dispute over historic site

A national heritage authority and local urban management officers in a city in eastern China are locked in a bitter dispute that has resulted in attacks on two archaeologists. More than 10 urban management officers known as chengguan beat up two archaeologists working at a site in Sangshujiao near the Slender West Lake national park…